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Watch Strand Of Oaks Play Colbert With Jason Isbell & Amanda Shires

Next week, Tim Showalter, the burly rock classicist who records as Strand Of Oaks, will release the new album Eraserland. It's a big swing. Showalter recorded the song with a pretty impressive backing band: All the non-Jim James members of My Morning Jacket. A few weeks ago, he shared "Ruby," a sparkling reminisce … More »
Tags: Video, Music, Stephen Colbert, My Morning Jacket, Jim James, Strand Of Oaks, Jason Isbell, Showalter, Amanda Shires, Tim Showalter


Strand Of Oaks – “Ruby”

Last month, heartland rocker Tim Showalter announced Eraserland, his sixth album under the name Strand Of Oaks. Recorded with the members of My Morning Jacket (sans frontman Jim James) as his backing band, the follow-up to 2017's Hard Love and last year's companion piece Harder Love will be out next month. We've already … More »
Tags: Music, Jim James, Strand Of Oaks, Tim Showalter


Strand Of Oaks – “Weird Ways” Video

Just under two years ago, Tim Showalter released Hard Love, his fifth album under the Strand Of Oaks moniker. It was the successor to his 2014 breakthrough HEAL, and as such came with a lot of pressure, the weight of following up your most acclaimed and scrutinized career turning point yet. The years … More »
Tags: Video, Music, My Morning Jacket, Strand Of Oaks, Jason Isbell, Carl Broemel, Emma Ruth Rundle, Tim Showalter, David Boone


New Goshen Electric Co video: Ring The Bell

Video: Goshen Electric Co. – “Ring The Bell” Single out now on Secretly Canadian. Here’s the b-side of the single that Strand of Oak’s Tim Showalter recorded with the members of Magnolia Electric Co (Mike Benner, Jason Evans Groth, Mikey Kapinus, Mark Rice, Peter Schreiner). Help does not just walk up to you, I could … Continue reading New Goshen Electric Co video: Ring The Bell → Read more at Glorious Noise...
Tags: Videos, Shorties, Covers, Strand Of Oaks, Jason Molina, Tim Showalter, Magnolia Electric Co, Secretly Canadian, New Goshen Electric Co, Goshen Electric Co


New Goshen Electric Co video: The Gray Tower

Video: Goshen Electric Co. – “The Gray Tower” Single b/w “Ring the Bell” due November 2 on Secretly Canadian. Goshen Electric Co. is what happens when Strand of Oak’s Tim Showalter spends a half a day in the studio with the members of Magnolia Electric Co (Mike Benner, Jason Evans Groth, Mikey Kapinus, Mark Rice, … Continue reading New Goshen Electric Co video: The Gray Tower → Read more at Glorious Noise...
Tags: Videos, Shorties, Covers, Strand Of Oaks, Jason Molina, Tim Showalter, Magnolia Electric Co, Secretly Canadian, New Goshen Electric Co, Goshen Electric Co


Strand Of Oaks’ Tim Showalter & Surviving Magnolia Electric Co. Members Form Goshen Electric Co.

The centerpiece of Strand Of Oaks' 2014 breakout album HEAL was "JM," a mammoth tribute to the late Songs: Ohia and Magnolia Electric Co. frontman Jason Molina. The song was a seven-minute powerhouse that artfully mimicked Molina's signature style, one of those brooding folk-rock ballads that bloomed into a towering classic rock guitar-slinger. More »
Tags: Video, Music, Strand Of Oaks, Molina, Jason Molina, Tim Showalter, Magnolia Electric Co, Colin Kerrigan, Rocco Avallone


Strand Of Oaks’ Harder Love Is A Glimpse Of What Hard Love Could Have Been

Almost exactly 11 months ago today, Tim Showalter released his fifth album under his moniker Strand Of Oaks, Hard Love. After the breakthrough and acclaim that came with 2014's HEAL, there was some anticipation: That he'd finally settled into his groove as a songwriter and performer, that there could be another record's worth of deeply … More »
Tags: Music, Album Stream, Strand Of Oaks, Sounding Board, Tim Showalter


Strand Of Oaks – “Passing Out”

On his way to the most recent Strand Of Oaks album Hard Love, there were a few other albums Tim Showalter could have made. And, in fact, he did make an entire different album in late 2015, before scrapping that and decamping to New York in 2016 to re-arrange and re-record some of the key … More »
Tags: Music, New York, Strand Of Oaks, Tim Showalter


Watch Strand Of Oaks Cover Tom Petty’s “Learning To Fly” In Columbus

Stand Of Oaks' Tim Showalter shared his thoughts on Tom Petty's "Don't Come Around Here No More" with us yesterday, and last night he covered another classic by the late songwriter when his band opened for Drive By Truckers in Columbus. The optimistic "Learning To Fly" sounds great coming out of Showalter's mouth -- … More »
Tags: Video, Music, Columbus, Strand Of Oaks, Don, Tom Petty, Showalter, Oaks Tim Showalter, Tim Showalter


New Strand of Oaks video: Everything

Video: Strand of Oaks – “Everything” From Hard Love, out now on Dead Oceans. I never even heard of these guys until someone turned me on to this in-depth Stereogum feature by Ryan Leas where the author hangs out with Tim Showalter over a couple of years and watches the formation and evolution of the … Continue reading New Strand of Oaks video: Everything → Read more at Glorious Noise...
Tags: Videos, Shorties, Strand Of Oaks, Dead Oceans, Tim Showalter, Ryan Leas, New Strand of Oaks


Shorties (Spring's Best New Books, Poets on Their Favorite Song Lyrics, and more)

The Washington Post previewed spring's best new books. Poets broke down their favorite song lyrics at the Paris Review. Ryan Adams visited World Cafe for an interview and live performance. Literary Hub examined the philosophical implications of shelving books. Stream a new Bleachers song. The Los Angeles Review of Books interviewed author Victor Lodato. Stream a new (formerly of the Dirty Projectors) song. The Rumpus interviewed poet Vincent Toro. Rolling Stone profiled...
Tags: Music, Washington Post, India, Beck, Earth, Chicago, David, Paris, Sonora, Huffington Post, Ryan Adams, Lemmy, Broken Social Scene, Laura Marling, Chicago Tribune, Roy Choi


Strand Of Oaks – “Cry” Video

Strand Of Oaks have shared a video for "Cry," a track from Tim Showalter's new album, Hard Love. (We recently did an extensive cover story on him here.) The video, which was directed by Brody Bernheisel, sees Showalter have an intense interaction with a woman, alternately comforting and fighting with her, both equally as … More »
Tags: Video, Music, Strand Of Oaks, Showalter, Tim Showalter, Brody Bernheisel